|More Time to Comment on NCA's Commitment to Community Engagement|
23 May 2011
The National Capital Authority has extended the consultation period for public comments on its revised ‘Commitment to Community Engagement’.
The document was first introduced in July 2010, to outline the NCA’s policies and protocols for engaging with the community.
NCA Chief Executive, Gary Rake said the NCA remains committed to genuine engagement with the community.
“We have undertaken a review of this commitment with the aim of improving the NCA’s engagement with the community, and the accountability and transparency of our decision making.”
“The review enabled the NCA to explore and embrace new means of technology and mechanisms to reach stakeholders and interested parties when undertaking public consultation,” Mr Rake said
In summary, the revised commitment provides:
The revised Commitment to Community Engagement is available on the NCA’s consultation website, Have Your Say.
Community feedback can be provided on the online discussion boards, or by hardcopy submissions.
Submissions close at 5pm AEST on Friday 17 June 2011.